Topic: Yale Forest Forum Lunch - Sept. 10Time: Sep 10, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) YFF welcomes its first virtual speaker Brett Chezdoy on Thursday, September 10 at 12pm EDT. In his talk entitled Silvopasturing as a Solution to Land Management Challenges in Argentina and New York, Brett will share his personal experiences of the past 30 years with silvopasturing as an innovative approach to address socio-economic and environmental challenges in opposite ends of the world. Join…See More
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Extension specialist, graduate student
Please describe, with two or three sentences, why you are interested in silvopasture. Your answer helps us ensure that only those people truly interested in silvopasture are added as members.
My graduate research focuses on the potential for silvopasture in Wisconsin. Despite strong grazing and forestry sectors the state is pretty much stuck in the "get cows out of the woods" mindset. I am also interested in promoting silvopasture as part of my work as sustainable agriculture coordinator for UW Extension.
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